The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 71 51 67
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Contract jobs citing CMS 36 84 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.79% 3.34% 2.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.54% 20.19% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 36 36
Median daily rate £450 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +19.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £14.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £19.35 £21.54
% change year-on-year
+16.02% -10.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
312 416 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.49% 16.52% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 251 212
Median daily rate £444 £375 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £12.64 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.25 £160.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +8 13 £450 +125.00%
Reading +4 7 £275 -15.38% 3
Newbury +5 3 £365 - 2
Maidenhead -2 3 £388 +3.33% 1
Slough 0 2 £450 +12.50% 1
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 34 (59.65%) Content Management
2 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (47.37%) XML
4 26 (45.61%) HTML
5 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
6 24 (42.11%) CSS
7 22 (38.60%) JSON
8 20 (35.09%) Sitecore CMS
8 20 (35.09%) Sitecore
9 19 (33.33%) Java
10 18 (31.58%) Python
11 17 (29.82%) OOP
11 17 (29.82%) OO
11 17 (29.82%) Project Management
11 17 (29.82%) TDD
11 17 (29.82%) Maven
11 17 (29.82%) BDD
12 16 (28.07%) WebDriver
12 16 (28.07%) Bitbucket
12 16 (28.07%) Gradle
12 16 (28.07%) Groovy
12 16 (28.07%) Apache Ivy
12 16 (28.07%) Scrum
12 16 (28.07%) Selenium
12 16 (28.07%) Ruby
12 16 (28.07%) JMeter
12 16 (28.07%) HTTP
12 16 (28.07%) Ant
13 15 (26.32%) eggPlant
13 15 (26.32%) REST

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (35.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (12.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (7.02%) WordPress
4 2 (3.51%) Drupal
4 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.51%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) PaaS
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.07%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) MySQL
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 17 (29.82%) Maven
2 16 (28.07%) Ant
2 16 (28.07%) Apache Ivy
2 16 (28.07%) Bitbucket
2 16 (28.07%) Gradle
2 16 (28.07%) JMeter
2 16 (28.07%) Selenium
2 16 (28.07%) WebDriver
3 15 (26.32%) eggPlant
4 4 (7.02%) Gatling
4 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.02%) NeoLoad
5 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.26%) JUnit
6 2 (3.51%) Axure RP
6 2 (3.51%) gulp
6 2 (3.51%) TestNG
7 1 (1.75%) JIRA
7 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 9 (15.79%) Marketing
2 8 (14.04%) Retail
3 7 (12.28%) Publishing
4 5 (8.77%) Finance
5 2 (3.51%) Back Office
5 2 (3.51%) Games
6 1 (1.75%) Arabic Language
6 1 (1.75%) French Language
6 1 (1.75%) German Language
6 1 (1.75%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.75%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Developer in Test
3 6 (10.53%) Content Manager
3 6 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (10.53%) HTML Developer
3 6 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (10.53%) UI Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Web Manager
3 6 (10.53%) Web Producer
4 5 (8.77%) HTML CSS Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Web Content Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Consultant
5 4 (7.02%) Web Content Producer
6 3 (5.26%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Angular Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Performance Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Tester
6 3 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (47.37%) XML
2 26 (45.61%) HTML
3 24 (42.11%) CSS
4 22 (38.60%) JSON
5 15 (26.32%) REST
6 13 (22.81%) HTML5
7 12 (21.05%) CSS3
8 7 (12.28%) jQuery
9 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.77%) Web Services
11 4 (7.02%) React
12 3 (5.26%) .NET
12 3 (5.26%) Modernizr
13 2 (3.51%) Angular 2
13 2 (3.51%) OOCSS
13 2 (3.51%) RESTful
13 2 (3.51%) Sass
13 2 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (3.51%) YAML
14 1 (1.75%) Handlebars
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (22.81%) User Experience
3 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.26%) W3C
5 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.51%) IPTV
5 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.51%) Taxonomies
5 2 (3.51%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.75%) CMDB
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) Content Management
2 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.82%) BDD
3 17 (29.82%) OO
3 17 (29.82%) OOP
3 17 (29.82%) Project Management
3 17 (29.82%) TDD
4 16 (28.07%) Scrum
5 14 (24.56%) Test Automation
6 13 (22.81%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (21.05%) Automated Testing
7 12 (21.05%) Visualisation
8 11 (19.30%) Manual Testing
8 11 (19.30%) Security Testing
9 9 (15.79%) SEO
10 8 (14.04%) Web Development
11 7 (12.28%) Wireframes
12 6 (10.53%) Front End Development
12 6 (10.53%) Web Design
13 4 (7.02%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
2 19 (33.33%) Java
3 18 (31.58%) Python
4 16 (28.07%) Groovy
4 16 (28.07%) Ruby
5 12 (21.05%) C++
6 5 (8.77%) SQL
7 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) ISEB
2 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.51%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Docker
2 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) TeamSite
2 4 (7.02%) HP Fortify
3 2 (3.51%) Ansible
3 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Sitecore
2 15 (26.32%) Splunk
3 7 (12.28%) Adobe
4 5 (8.77%) HP
5 4 (7.02%) Twitter
6 2 (3.51%) FatWire
6 2 (3.51%) Google
7 1 (1.75%) BMC
7 1 (1.75%) CA
7 1 (1.75%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle
7 1 (1.75%) Pega
7 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
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